The Peachey Books Podcast

The Peachey Books Podcast

By Roy Peachey
Book reviews and more from Roy Peachey @ peacheybooks.co.uk
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Dogs in Literature
In this Dog Walk Podcast, I discuss dogs in literature, focusing in particular on the Book of Tobit and Sylvie Germain's Tobie des Marais translated into English as The Book of Tobias.
07:47
May 3, 2020
The Mitchells: Five for Victory
In this meeting of our virtual book club, I look at the moment in Hilda van Stockum's 'The Mitchells: Five for Victory' when Miss Merryvale, the lodger, arrives and chaos ensues. 
10:21
April 3, 2020
The Prayers of the Church
In this podcast I talk briefly about the Liturgy of the Hours, the ancient prayer of the Church throughout the day, finishing with Compline or Night Prayer.
11:11
March 25, 2020
Introducing a children's book club
Now that we have lots of time to read, I am pleased to introduce a new reading group that focuses on children's books. In this first episode I introduce the group and our first book: Hilda van Stockum's The Mitchells: Five for Victory.
03:04
March 20, 2020
St Robert Southwell's poetry
In this second episode of the Peachey Books Podcast, coming to you from peacheybooks.co.uk, I read the chapter on St Robert Southwell's poetry from 50 Books for Life: a concise guide to Catholic Literature.
05:01
December 21, 2019
Cormac McCarthy's The Road - The Peachey Books Podcast Episode 1
In this podcast I read a chapter about Cormac McCarthy's 'The Road' from 50 Books for Life: a concise guide to Catholic Literature, my recent book from Angelico Press.
03:39
December 20, 2019